John Calipari made a special trip to watch Pendleton County basketball star Dontaie Allen play Thursday afternoon. Kentucky has been recruiting Allen, who has a new offer from Florida and could be getting more soon.
Former Kentucky Wildcats football star Sam Ball, two-time Triple Crown-winning Thoroughbred horse trainer Bob Baffert and ultra-successful Jessamine County Thoroughbred horse owners Ken and Sarah Ramsey headline the seven inductees in the 2018 Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame class
Paintsville defeats Christian County 3-1 in the first round of the 2018 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA State Baseball Tournament at Whitaker Bank Ballpark in Lexington. Paintsville will face Highlands in the quarterfinals.